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The July Short Story Challenge Revisited – 31 Stories in 31 Days

Last year, I took part in the “July short story challenge”, which was inspired by Dean Wesley Smith who challenged himself to write a short story per day in July 2015. I played along and ended up with 31 short … Continue reading

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New Twitter promo images

Inspired by Elizabeth Ann West, I decided to make some Twitter ad banners for my books, starting with the Shattered Empire and the Silencer series. Here are the images for the Shattered Empire series. The background is a spacy stock … Continue reading

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Writing like the pulp writers of old

I’ve made no secret of my admiration for the work ethic and writing speed of the old pulp writers. I’ve posted several articles comparing indie publishing to the spirit of the pulp era in these pages. What is more, I’ve … Continue reading

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How to make book trailers using free online services

Let me tell you a secret. When I was young, I didn’t want to be a writer. I wanted to be a film maker. Specifically, I wanted to make big budget science fiction and fantasy movies in Hollywood. I wanted … Continue reading

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Double Release: A new Shattered Empire novelette and a new Silencer story

The post title says it all really, for today we have no one but two new releases to announce. And not just any new titles either, but a brand-new adventure of the Silencer and the long awaited next installment in … Continue reading

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Research Fallout: Vintage New York City

Regular readers of Pegasus Pulp e-books may have noticed that two of our series, the Adventures of the Silencer and New York City’s Finest (yes, it will be a series eventually), are both set in New York City, albeit eighty … Continue reading

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“The Great Fraud” hits pulp bestseller list

The Great Fraud, the latest adventure of the Silencer, has hit the pulp category bestseller list at Amazon.com. Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #130,409 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store) #74 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks … Continue reading

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New Silencer story available: The Great Fraud

Richard Blakemore a.k.a. the Silencer, pulp writer by day and crimefighter by night, is back. His latest adventure is entitled The Great Fraud and was inspired by the weird ads for X-ray specs, sea-monkeys, amazing muscles in only seven days … Continue reading

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Time for another bestseller post

Countdown to Death, first in my pulp-inspired Silencer series, has hit the category bestseller list for historical thrillers at Amazon UK. Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #79,737 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store) #80 in Kindle Store > … Continue reading

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New Pulp and Old Paperbacks

As the name I’ve chosen for my publishing company attests, I’m a big fan of pulp fiction in all its lurid forms. As a result, I’m always on the lookout for interesting articles, posts and blogs devoted to the tacky … Continue reading

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